Polyethylene Pipe (cont.) Belled ends with rubber ring joints. Installed in an open trench. Equipment includes a wheel- mounted 1/2 CY backhoe for lifting and placing the pipe. No excavation, bedding material, shoring, backfill or dewatering included. Use $2,000 as a minimum job charge.
100 PSI polyethylene pipe, Standard Dimension Ratio (SDR) 17 to 1
      4" pipe U1@.108 LF 10.80 5.38 1.13 17.31
      6" pipe U1@.108 LF 23.10 5.38 1.13 29.61
      8" pipe U1@.145 LF 38.80 7.23 1.52 47.55
  10" pipe U1@.145 LF 59.70 7.23 1.52 68.45
  12" pipe U1@.145 LF 84.50 7.23 1.52 93.25
Low-pressure polyethylene pipe, Standard Dimension Ratio (SDR) 21 to 1
      4" pipe U1@.108 LF 8.87 5.38 1.13 15.38
      5" pipe U1@.108 LF 13.10 5.38 1.13 19.61
      6" pipe U1@.108 LF 19.30 5.38 1.13 25.81
      7" pipe U1@.145 LF 21.90 7.23 1.52 30.65
      8" pipe U1@.145 LF 32.10 7.23 1.52 40.85
  10" pipe U1@.145 LF 48.30 7.23 1.52 57.05
  12" pipe U1@.145 LF 69.90 7.23 1.52 78.65
  14" pipe U1@.169 LF 84.50 8.42 1.77 94.69
  16" pipe U1@.169 LF 111.00 8.42 1.77 121.19
  18" pipe U1@.169 LF 137.00 8.42 1.22 146.64
  20" pipe U1@.212 LF 170.00 10.60 2.22 182.82
  22" pipe U1@.212 LF 207.00 10.60 2.22 219.82
  24" pipe U1@.212 LF 246.00 10.60 2.22 258.82
Fittings, molded, bell ends
      4" 90-degree ell, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 218.00 99.70 21.00 338.70
      4" 45-degree ell, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 218.00 99.70 21.00 338.70
      6" 90-degree ell, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 444.00 99.70 21.00 564.70
      6" 45-degree ell, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 444.00 99.70 21.00 564.70
      4" to 3" reducer, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 129.00 99.70 21.00 249.70
      6" to 4" reducer, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 311.00 99.70 21.00 431.70
      3" transition section, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 273.00 99.70 21.00 393.70
      6" transition section, 160 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 1,220.00 99.70 21.00 1,340.70
  10" by 4" branch saddle, 160 PSI U1@3.00 Ea 394.00 150.00 31.40 575.40
      3" flanged adapter, low pressure U1@1.00 Ea 205.00 49.90 10.50 265.40
      4" flanged adapter, low pressure U1@1.00 Ea 293.00 49.90 10.50 353.40
      6" flanged adapter, low pressure U1@1.00 Ea 385.00 49.90 10.50 445.40
      8" flanged adapter, low pressure U1@1.50 Ea 557.00 74.80 15.70 647.50
  10" flanged adapter, low pressure U1@1.50 Ea 785.00 74.80 15.70 875.50
      4" flanged adapter, 160 PSI U1@1.00 Ea 320.00 49.90 10.50 380.40
      6" flanged adapter, 160 PSI U1@1.00 Ea 449.00 49.90 10.50 509.40
Fittings, fabricated, belled ends
  10" 90-degree ell, 100 PSI U1@3.00 Ea 2,260.00 150.00 31.40 2,441.40
  10" 45-degree ell, 100 PSI U1@3.00 Ea 1,260.00 150.00 31.40 1,441.40
      4" 30-degree ell, 100 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 366.00 99.70 21.00 486.70
      8" to 6" reducer, 100 PSI U1@3.00 Ea 667.00 150.00 31.40 848.40
  10" to 8" reducer, 100 PSI U1@3.00 Ea 785.00 150.00 31.40 966.40
      4" 45-degree wye, 100 PSI U1@2.00 Ea 970.00 99.70 21.00 1,090.70
Water Main Sterilization Gas chlorination method, typical costs for sterilizing new water mains prior to inspection, includes operator and equipment. Add $200 to total costs for setting up and removing equipment. Minimum cost will be $500. These costs include the subcontractor’s overhead and profit. Typical cost per 1,000 LF of main with diameter as shown.
      3" or 4" diameter MLF 56.40
      6" diameter MLF 99.20
      8" diameter MLF 132.00

The figures above are from a time and money saving construction cost manuals from Craftsman Book Company. Over 50 cost estimating databases are available and all come with the popular National Estimator program.

National Estimator helps you compile estimates and bids for any construction project

National Estimator lets you use these costs to create estimates for new construction, repair and remodeling, commercial and industrial projects. Copy and paste and anything you see here into your estimate. Then add overhead and profit and print the bid – or turn your bid into an invoice that goes out in a window envelope. It’s quick, easy and flexible.

Find out more about using these cost estimates with the National Estimator program:

Click here for more information on getting these cost estimates in book form and CD-ROM

Click here for more information on getting these costs as a download on the Web.

National Estimator Includes the following features:
Prints estimates and saves estimates to disk.
Add any percent for overhead, profit and sales tax. Plus, show or hide markup and unit costs.
Change, copy, revise or delete an estimate at any time.
Use your own labor rates and man-hour estimates.
Export to Excel, Word, QuickBooks Pro and others
Organize estimates by division with subtotals.
Turn estimates into invoices
No need to be connected to the Web when estimating.
Includes an extensive help system and free phone support.
CD-ROM includes the Watch Me video on disk.

www.contractors-license.org